Terms and Conditions
Welcome to the Internet site of GIS, LLC (GIS).
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.
By using site, you signify your agreement to these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use, you may not use this site.
ABOUT THE SITE
The site contains information about GIS and its subsidiaries. It also contains a page listing career opportunities with GIS. GIS will manage any personal information we collect on this site according to our Website Privacy Statement.
All text and other materials found within this site are the property of GIS, its subsidiaries, or other parties who have licensed material to GIS. All text and other materials found within this site are protected by copyrights and other proprietary intellectual property rights that are owned or controlled by GIS or by other parties that have licensed their rights to GIS. You may not modify or make any commercial use of any material on this site. You may make copies of the materials on this site for own use as long as you keep intact any copyright and other proprietary notices on the materials.
"GIS" along with its logo are the trademarks of GIS. If other trademarks, service marks and logos are used or displayed on this site, with or without attribution, these are the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners. You may not use the materials on this site in any way that suggests that you are associated with GIS or any of its licensors.
LINKING TO OTHER SITES AND TRANSACTIONS ON OTHER SITES
This site may contain links to third-party websites, and those websites may offer products and/or services for sale. Other than GIS sites, which are managed by GIS, GIS does not author, edit, or monitor these other sites. By using the links on GIS website, you acknowledge and agree that GIS has no responsibility for the protection of personal information on any or all of third-party sites or for the accuracy or availability of information provided on other third-party sites. Your use of the GIS website and any links thereon also acknowledges that GIS does not control or endorse the content, products, advertising, or other materials presented on any third party site, and you release GIS and its parent, subsidiaries, and affiliates from any claims arising out of or in any way connected with any dispute you may have with a third party site.
You agree that you will comply with all of these Terms and Conditions of Use and that you will not use GIS or its name, URL, trademarks, server, or other materials in connection with, or to transmit, any unsolicited communications, unlawful content, or "spam."
In addition, you agree not to transmit to GIS in any way any communications, text, graphics or other information that: (a) is obscene, fraudulent, indecent, or that defames, abuses, harasses, or threatens GIS, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and the officers, directors and employees of each; (b) contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or other disabling devices or other harmful component intended to or that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept, or expropriate any system, data, or personal information; (c) advocates or encourages any illegal activity; (d) infringes on the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, or other intellectual property or proprietary right of GIS or any third party; (e) violates the privacy of any individuals, including, but not limited to, other users of this site; or (f) violates any applicable local, state, national or international law.
THIS SITE AND ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE ARE FOR GENERAL INFORMATION ONLY AND ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND.
IN ADDITION, GIS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS ON THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS IN OR ON THE SITE WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL
COMPONENTS. YOU (AND NOT GIS) ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK OF ANY RELIANCE ON THESE MATERIALS.
Under no circumstances will GIS be liable in any way for any content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via this site.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL GIS, ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, OR AFFILIATES, OR THE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, VENDORS, CLIENTS OF EACH (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO AS THE "GIS GROUP", BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE, THE SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THE SITE OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE, EVEN IF IT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, REGARDLESS OF THE NATURE OF FAULT OR THE LEGAL THEORY FOR SUCH DAMAGES. FURTHER, GIS ENTIRE LIABILITY UNDER THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID FOR USE OF THE SITE, IF ANY. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THIS SITE AND/OR SITE-RELATED SERVICES IS TO STOP USING THE SITE AND/OR THE SITE-RELATED SERVICES.
If you violate any of these Terms and Conditions of Use or if you misuse this website, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless GIS, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates and the officers, directors, employees, agents and licensees of each from any and all liability, claim, loss, damage, fee, penalty, or cost (including both in house and outside counsel fees and costs of defense) that arise out of or are related to your violation or misuse.
TERMINATION OF THE USE OF SITE
GIS, in its sole discretion and in addition to any other remedies available to it, may, with or without notice, suspend, revise, modify, or discontinue at any time any materials or services available on this site or any functionality or features in or on this site.
LIMITED DISTRIBUTION AND TERRITORIAL CONSIDERATIONS
This site is controlled and operated by GIS. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. Use of or access to this site shall not be construed as the deliberate intent to do business in any state other than the state of Louisiana by GIS.
GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
This Agreement shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Louisiana, as it is applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within Louisiana and without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. You agree that any lawsuit or other action brought by GIS, you or any third party to enforce the Terms and Conditions of Use, or in connection with any matters related to this site, shall be subject only to the jurisdiction of either the state or federal courts located in Louisiana.
GIS reserves the right to change or modify the Terms and Conditions of Use at any time. Any questions regarding the Terms and Conditions of Use should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Terms and Conditions of Use shall not be modified except in writing, as posted on this site by GIS. Any change or modification made by GIS will be effective immediately upon posting on this site and your continued use of this site means that you have agreed to accept any changes or modifications made by GIS.
CAUTIONARY LANGUAGE REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS
This site may contain statements, estimates or projections that constitute "forward-looking statements" as defined under U.S. federal securities laws. These forward-looking statements generally can be identified by the context of the statement or the use of forward-looking terminology, such as "believes," "estimates," "anticipates," "intends," "expects," "plans," "is confident that" or words of similar meaning. Similarly, statements that describe GIS future operating performance, financial results, financial position, plans, objectives, strategies or goals are forward looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on GIS current expectations. Known and unknown internal and external risks and uncertainties may cause the actual results to be materially different from those expressed in or implied by the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the risk factors common to the professional services industry as it affects privately owned corporations as well as the needs, risks, and plans of GIS parent organization. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they are made. GIS undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements.
We may also communicate via third party social media websites such as Twitter or Facebook and such communications may include forward-looking statements subject to the risks and uncertainties identified in the above paragraph. GIS has based these forward-looking statements with respect to these future events only as of the date that they were made and actual performance could differ materially from that projected in the forward-looking statements.
GIS is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants for employment will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual preference, age, nationality, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.